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Deputies searching for individual after police chase ends near Abbeville

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Posted at 5:49 PM, Nov 19, 2020

Vermilion Parish Sheriff's Deputies are searching for one person they say fled the scene after a police chase ended near Abbeville.

According to police, officers in Maurice were attempting to pull over a vehicle that was reported stolen out of Youngsville, when the driver of the vehicle drove away.

The chase ended just north of Abbeville city limits off of Highway 167, when police say two people fled from the car.

Authorities were able to apprehend one of the individuals, but are continuing to search for the second person believed to be involved.

This story will be updated with more information as it becomes available.

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